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Pvt-run trains, stations: Secretaries team, Niti CEO will decide, not Railways

Apart from the launch of 150 private trains, the committee will also oversee the development of 50 railway stations and take all critical decisions regarding processes like bidding documents and concessionaire agreements.

Gross Enrollment Ratio should improve for better higher education in India

"Higher education is one area which certainly helps them in doing what they are looking forward to. But if you look at the picture of higher education in our country today, is not very, very bright. It is quite grim," NITI Aayog member V K Saraswat said


Budget clean break from past, sets out agenda for Modi 2.0 govt: Niti Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar

Describing the Budget proposals unveiled by India's first full-time woman finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman as "unconventional", Kumar said it has covered a very wide canvas in a bid to lay down the roadmap for the next 10 years.

Kerala best state on health parameters, UP worst: NITI Aayog report

Last year, in February the first round of the health index was released, which measured the annual and incremental performances of States and UTs for the period 2014-15(base year) to 2015-16 (reference year).

Making India $5 trillion economy by 2024 challenging, but achievable: PM Modi at NITI Aayog meet

Addressing the fifth NITI Aayog meet, PM Modi said, " we are now moving towards a governance system characterised by performance, transparency & delivery. I urge members of the Governing Council to help create a govt setup which works and has the people's trust."

On CMs’ table today: Plan to revamp permit-raj food laws

The proposal holds significance given that the EC Act arms the government with powers to impose stock limits and movement restrictions on agricultural commodities.


Hope West Bengal CM attends Niti Aayog meet: Rajiv Kumar

Modi is set to chair the fifth meeting of the Niti Aayog's Governing Council to discuss various issues regarding the country's development.

Mamata Banerjee refuses to attend Niti Aayog meet

“...Niti Ayog has no financial powers or power to support state plans, it is fruitless for me to attend the meeting,” she wrote in a letter addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Pune: New govt should be committed towards promoting scientific temperament, says scientific community

VK Saraswat, former chief of Defence and Research Organisation (DRDO) and a member at NITI Ayog, said that Indian scientists have for long adopted the “additive and repetitive” approach while undertaking researches, which are mostly restricted to the basic sciences.

EC code of conduct: Advises Yogi to be careful in future references to armed forces, frowns on NITI

The UP CM, in his reply submitted to the Commission Friday, had defended his remark made at a rally in Ghaziabad on March 31 saying that by “Modiji ki Sena” he meant the country’s army.

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Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya Resigns

Arvind Panagariya resigns as Niti Aayog vice-chairman: In August 2014, PM Narendra Modi had announced that the Planning Commission had become redundant, and handpicked Panagariya to head the organisation in its new avatar, the National Institution for Transforming India. To know more about the story watch out the video.